IT Specialist: Database administration at Namibia Statistics Agency

Posted by | May 9, 2023 | IT Jobs

Duty Description

  • Assist the Webmaster with Database development and administration for Census project.
  • Gather and analyze requirements from clients.
  • Design, Develop and assist to implement components for Census related systems applications
  • Write codes in one or more programming or scripting languages such as PHP, Java Script etc.
  • Plan and prototype Applications related to the Census project
  • Ensures that systems are compatible with different existing systems used at NSA.
  • Engage in problem solving activities and troubleshooting.
  • Test new features thoroughly to ensure a cross platform compatibility.
  • Run performance benchmarking tests on systems
  • Review peer codes
  • Build and test application program Interfaces (APIs) for data exchange.
  • Development of front-end and back-end system for the data exchange tools/platform as per user’s requests.
  • Design and implement data exchange workflows and manage custom integrations.
  • Support with any other work related to IT
  • Assist with the Development of mobile indicator monitoring tool.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, Information system or Software Engineering, computing, or any related fields
  • An honor’s degree shall be an added advantage
  • Two (2) years’ experience in Database administration and development.
  • Relative experience in various programming languages, framework and libraries and web-based application i.e. HTML5, CSS3, PHP, Python, Node, Angular, XML, JSON etc.
  • Must be in possession of a valid driver’s license for a minimum of at least two (2) year.
  • Please note that the position requires the frequent use of a personal computer. Therefore, brining your own laptop will be an added advantage.

Added Advantages | Special Requirement(s)

  • Experience with mobile Application development
  • Knowledge of various databases serves such as Microsoft SQL, MySQL, Postgres etc.

Closing Date: 16 May 2023

The company ONLY accept applications vis their career portal. Interested candidates can apply via the link below:


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